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Cunard New York (Manhattan) Cruise Reviews

Cunard
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New York (Manhattan)

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Terrible

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380 Cunard New York (Manhattan) Cruise Reviews


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gillwu

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Cunard put the health of guests and crew as the first priority.

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COVID-19 has disrupted all cruises and cruise lines, even those that are COVID-19 free. Cunard’s QM2 is no exception. We missed ports. The voyage was cancelled very early in Fremantle, Australia. We remained ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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menashe

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

A Terrible and Expensive Disappointment

Our 5th cruise on the QM2 and possibly our 40th cruise overall. The Queen has clearly lost her crown. The ship is aging and needs refurbishing. Seating in the Illuminations theater needs to be fixed so they stay ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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ClipperinSFO

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

A Brilliant Experience

This was our second crossing on QM2, having sailed two years ago Westbound in December. The Atlantic in December *is* the destination for us as much as the QM2 herself, and neither disappointed. Perhaps because ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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JT1101

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Elegance on the High Seas

This is a short review of Queen Mary 2 after having completed four Transatlantic crossings on her, with the most recent one being the December 8 to 15 2019 run from New York to Southampton. First, the ship. ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Im On Vacation

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

If you want thumping and noise coming from the deck above, choose cabin 11110

What a horrible location. I have sailed on QM2 many many times and usually ask for a balcony cabin in the Forward Section of the ship. This time however I wasn't so picky and 11110 was my assigned balcony cabin. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Clipper Chick

5 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Never Again

The transatlantic crossing was part of a two ship round trip to USA, Bermuda and Bahamas. The first part was a faultless sailing on Celebrity Silhouette. All the crew were welcoming and friendly. so good I am ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Hchamps_traveller

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Golden Celebration

Always wanted to cruise on QM2 and we chose to do this for our Golden Wedding celebration. We booked a Princess Grill Suite. Whilst we thoroughly enjoyed our cruise sailing on QM2 did not come up to my expectation. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Nlmmack

4 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

What a grand queen

We did the crossing from nyc to Southampton on Sept. 15th. The service was outstanding along with the entertainment from the National Symphony Orchestra. I think we were some of the youngest guests at 66,but it was ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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martiini

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Relaxing Cruise

Once again we had a wonderful relaxing cruise on QM2. Have been on it many times.The embarkation in New York went very Smoothly for us. (we are diamond members) there were long lines for other people to enter the ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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tv24

22 Reviews Written

136 Helpful Votes

Comfortable Crossing

This was our 34th cruise and several of them have been crossings on the Queen Mary 2. We chose this crossing to get us to Europe for an extended stay. There were no surprises, pleasant or otherwise. Overall we ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Karenallover

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Still My Favorite Ship!

We were on QM2 for the 21-day roundtrip cruise from NYC to Norway. This was our first voyage back on QM2 since the refit. She received a very nice face-lift along with improvements in food and cabins. (A few ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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DeckDad

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Cunard Service Is Still Alive and Well

There are no bells and whistles like water slides or skating rinks on the QM2. But there is ball room dancing with a live band every evening, a show every night in the large theater, a jazz trio in the bar, piano ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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jupiter224

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

How the Titanic Would Have Returned to the UK If Things Had Worked Out Better

Would we go again on Cunard's Queen Elizabeth ? Absolutely. This was a late July east-bound transatlantic cruise with stops in Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, Iceland, Scotland, Dublin and finally Southampton. We were ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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mzungu369

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Our anniversary treat

We had not previously been on an ocean cruise, but for our 50th wedding anniversary we wanted to treat ourselves to something special. So we booked a 15-night New York to Southampton cruise with stops in Canada, ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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bandect

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Fabulous! Cunard is still elegant!

Everything about our cruise was great! We boarded very easily in NYC The ship, though older, is kept clean and well appointed. Restaurants: all were excellent! And I do consider myself a foodie! Have been on ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Quesnor

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Some flaws

We sailed on the Queen Elizabeth in late July on a 15 night North Atlantic crossing.. The ship was built in 2010 and is the sister ship of the older Queen victoria. Both ships are Vista Class ships. Carnival ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Maggie Malone

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time cruiser

My first impressions began with late lunch on embarkation day in Kings Court. Dodging employees with food carts, they didn’t give way for guests - to the point of being dangerous. Good food selections available, ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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psulliv

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Home for the elderly

We chose this cruise to celebrate my partner's birthday with a transatlantic crossing that included many destinations on our bucket list. We have been on other cruises in the Mediterranean and also South America - ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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NYC Voyager

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Transatlantic Solo

I choose a transatlantic cruise onboard the magnificent QM2 which departed New York in mid June. I was looking for a complete break after a particularly hectic period and couldn’t have imagined how thoroughly ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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mightymite19

7 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

2 Hrs. to Check-in at Embarkation (that's how our cruise started)

Embarkation: Worse experience ever. Almost 2 hours just to check-in at the port. Two lines – one for priority one for steerage (us). Our line did not move. Meanwhile they closed our line (about 15 people ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Boomergirl13

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

The Geriatric Cruise

We chose this cruise because it fit our time schedule for a vacation. We thought it would be exciting to be in Boston for the Fourth of July and the departure port in Brooklyn was a simple 3 Hour Drive from our ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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cruzmann

7 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Great service, poor ship

My wife and I made a crossing from New York to Southampton on the QM2 in late May. The weather cooperated pretty well except for the first day that was very windy with high seas. The paper bags were out for those ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Cruiser DC

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Lot of hype before boarding Bryan different aboard

This was our first time aboard the QM2 or any other Cunard ship, but we are very seasoned cruisers in other cruise lines. We were really excited in anticipation of our crossing and the next 17 days aboard the ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Weescotty

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Very disappointed

This cruise was part of the celebration of my wife’s 70th birthday, but unfortunately there wasn’t much to enjoy on board. The food in the Queens Grill restaurant was way below what we expected or what is ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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chrisgreen

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Disabled user -lovely time of the year to sail with the ship dressed fro Xmas

We chose this ship because we wanted to return from the USA after visiting Florida, San Diego and finally New York. - we were staying for 8 weeks in the USA and we have used a cruise ship to go over and back before ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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